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Augustus Pitt Rivers

Augustus Henry Lane-Fox Pitt Rivers was an English officer in the British Army, ethnologist, and archaeologist. He was noted for innovations in archaeological methodology, and in the museum display of archaeological and ethnological collections. His international collection of about 22,000 objects was the founding collection of the Pitt Rivers Museum at the University of Oxford while his collection of English archaeology from the area around Stonehenge forms the... Read More

BornAugustus Henry Lane-Fox
14 April 1827
Bramham cum Oglethorpe, Wetherby, Yorkshire, UK
Died4 May 1900 (aged 73)
Rushmore Estate, Wiltshire, UK
NationalityEnglish
FieldsEthnology, archaeology
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